Major Hezbollah Figure, Tied to Syrian War, Is Assassinated Near Beirut
Conservative News Update:
By ANNE BARNARD
Published: December 4, 2013
BEIRUT, Lebanon — Hassane Laqees was a major player in the Lebanese Shiite militant group Hezbollah from its inception three decades ago to its current intervention in Syria’s civil war. Over the years, he survived several assassination attempts.